Holiday Mixer with JumpStart & Young Latino Network

As this year comes to an end, we invite you to join us at our upcoming Holiday Mixer, in partnership with Young Latino Network (YLN). Join us for food, drinks and music on December 9th at Phunkenship. Wear your favorite ugly holiday sweater and visit the small business booths to complete some of your holiday

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Avoid the Stress: Call a Lawyer!

Consulting with a lawyer early can save you a headache later. Hear from local attorneys on issues that can arise when starting and growing your business including: real estate agreements, employment matters, contract issues and more. Participants: Matt Rolf – Matt Rolf Attorney, LLC David Truman – Employment Law Partners, LLC Laura Hauser – Hauser

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Pitch Cypher: Finale at FutureLAND

The Pitch Cypher Finale showcases the top-placing local tech founders from the previous Pitch Cypher competitions throughout this year. These finalists will be competing live @FutureLAND for a chance to win a $25,000 grant, as well as other perks and services to propel their business forward. Register today to attend the event and support local

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Founders Unfiltered IRL @ FutureLAND: A Conversation with Jeff Ponders II

Jeff Ponders II has built a career infusing creative strategy, and infectious energy across many industries. A published author, jazz musician, serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist and early-stage startup advisor, Jeff helps entrepreneurs and organizations unlock peak performance through jazz-inspired innovation and creativity. Jeff launched The Better Company to help ambitious brands understand their customers, establish their unique place in

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FutureLAND

FutureLAND is more than a conference, it’s a movement driven by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs. Our mission is to transform Cleveland’s innovation and tech ecosystem to be more inclusive and supportive of diverse founders and creatives. Together, we’re building Cleveland’s future. Together, we are FutureLAND. Join us October 27th through October 28th for: Insightful panels and

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3 Rivers Venture Fair

The 3 Rivers Venture Fair (3RVF) is the premier venture conference in the Ohio Valley region. Every eighteen months, hundreds of investors, entrepreneurs and top-tier service providers from around the world gather in Pittsburgh for this two-day meeting of ideas and finance.

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Promise Partners Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition Symposium

In celebration of Promise Partners 30th anniversary this year, we will be hosting an Entrepreneurship Through Acquisition (ETA) Symposium on October 27th at the Tinkham Veale Center on the campus of Case Western Reserve University. Since our organization’s founding, Promise Partners has supported 60 Clevelanders who have purchased just over 80 businesses. At this inaugural Entrepreneurship

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1st & Tech: Startup Networking Mixer

Connect with Cleveland’s growing tech and venture capital investing community at 1st and Tech. Powered by JumpStart in partnership with the Cleveland Browns, this happy hour event brings together tech entrepreneurs, innovation stakeholders, players from the Cleveland Browns and investors for networking and inspiration at FirstEnergy Stadium. Hear more about Ohio’s growing venture capital scene

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Pitch Cypher 3.0

Plug into Cleveland’s creative startup scene at Pitch Cypher! Connect with Cleveland’s innovation movement at Pitch Cypher, a tech-focused pitch event bringing together founders, creatives and start-up insiders over good music and drinks. Join us at Market Garden Brewery in Ohio City on September 22nd for the next meetup in a series of events focused

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Founders Unfiltered IRL: A Conversation with Kumar Arora

Kumar Arora is an entrepreneur, investor and consultant behind multiple startups and emerging brands. Consistently pushing the envelope on design and innovation, much of Kumar’s work centers on the idea of creating novel products and brands. Kumar has taken his vision and expertise to lead the way with strategic investments and growth opportunities with his

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SEA Change Pitch Event

Learn about and support impact innovators, and celebrate the newest movers and shakers in the Northeast Ohio social enterprise ecosystem! While this event is FREE to attend, donations are highly appreciated and valued. SEA Change pitch events serve as the finale of the Signature Cohort, and intend to support participating entrepreneurs in building their social

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